In the hopes of bringing new sound and new image to the city of Shreveport, in 2009, rap artist, Y$ Tha Lotus, founded the group Rich Gang/ G5 Click, comprised of members Blayzyn, “318 Cypher semi-finalist, DJ, Mikey Tyner, Fresh Prince Que, Sakeenah, “318 Cypher finalist, Big Zo, and himself; However, despite their unique styles and sounds, they come together to produce harmonious collaborations and are often compared to the Wu-Tang Clan. Although, Rich Gang states that their unique sound is inspired by UGK, Outkast, 8 Ball & MJG, Field Mobb and Currensy; groups that have smooth styles and high lyrical content.
Rich Gang/G5 Click continues to spread their unique sound and “cool movement” as they amass new fans by performing at recent events, such as the “318 Cypher and “Words over Lattes. Fans, and those interested in experiencing the Rich Gang “cool movement, should be delighted to know that Rich Gang will appear on the mixtape “Camouflage Life,” due to be released in 2013.
A cool movement of young independent artists coming together to influence people through positive vibes.